Walking with God

Institutional services

The following institutional services are arranged for and reported by United Churches of Lycoming County:


County Prison, 1:45 and 3:15 p.m., Rick Douglas, Door Fellowship, Williamsport.

HCR Manor Care South, 2 p.m., Pastor Gary Runtas, GAP Fellowship, Williamsport.

Valley View Nursing Home, 2 p.m., Sara Bower, Faxon-Kenmar United Methodist Church, Loyalsock Township.

Aristocare at Loyalsock, 2 p.m., Pastor Dawn White, Light-shine Ministries, Williamsport.

HCR Manor Care North, 2:15 p.m., Marge Thompson, St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church, Williamsport.

Rose View Center, 2:15 p.m., Zavon and Sylvia Braggs, Mount Zion New Life Center, Roaring Branch.

Williamsport Home, 3 p.m., Lenora Georges, Holy Cross Orthodox Church, Loyalsock Township.

The Meadows, 3 p.m., Jerry Webb, Maple Street AME Zion Church, Williamsport.

Pre-Release Center, 3:30 p.m., Yokefellow, (men), Pastor Ann Runnels, Retired United Methodist Pastor, Williamsport (women).

Services during the week include:

Presbyterian Home, 11 a.m. Thursday, the Rev. Gwen Bernstine, United Churches of Lycoming County.

On the radio

Radio Services are provided by the following congregations:

8:30 a.m. (Saturday) Jersey Shore Assembly of God, WJSA 1600 AM/96.3 FM.

8:15 a.m. (Sunday) St. John’s-Newberry United Methodist Church, 1050 or 1600 AM’ 92/7 or 104.1 FM

9:20 a.m. (Sunday) Community Baptist Church, Montoursville, WJSA 1600 AM/96.3 FM.

11 a.m. (Sunday) Pine Street United Methodist Church, WWPA 1340 AM/101.3 FM.

Ecumenical luncheon

United Churches Wednesday noon ecumenical lunches are held each week of the school year and once in the summer at Pine Street United Methodist Church, 441 Pine St. The next gathering will be a summer music program on July 19. Regular luncheons will resume in September. The programs include the serving of a catered $6 lunch beginning at 11:45 p.m. in the church fellowship hall. Free parking is available until 1:30 p.m. in the lot north of the church. Though reservations are not needed, those not regular attendees should call United Churches at 570-322-1110 to help the caterer know how to prepare.

Devotion line

The United Churches telephone devotion line is available 24 hours a day by calling 570-322-5762. The devotions this week will be provided by the Rev. Marwin Reeves, of Christ Community Worship Center in Williamsport.